Lancaster University Management School (LUMS)

  • Founded – 1963

  • Students – 3,640 Undergraduate; 1,179 Postgraduate

  • International students – 1,752 Undergraduate; 736 Postgraduate. 

  • Chairs/Professors – 60 (278 total academic staff)

  • Programs – 16 Undergraduate (plus study abroad and industry placemen

  • Member of HERMES : 2023

Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) 

One of the longest-established business schools in the UK, and with a strong research and teaching track record, LUMS is a UK leader in both teaching and research. 


Lancaster is a triple-accredited research-intensive business school that combines world-class research with excellent teaching and high levels of student satisfaction. We welcome students and staff from more than 180 countries and have a presence in 24 countries, including campuses in China, Germany, Ghana and Malaysia. 

We challenge and support our creative staff, students and partners to realise their ambitions as they experience a transformational journey that leads to real impact on whole industries, societies and economies.  

LUMS is ranked as the top business school in the UK for ‘research power’ and joint-top for ‘research environment’ (REF2021). Our research leverages our excellence in the key areas of sustainability, social justice and innovation. 

We have a proud and established reputation for our partnerships and relations with employers, businesses, entrepreneurs and managers across the North West, the UK and beyond, offering unique insights and abilities to introduce positive change. 

Lancaster University is among the best in the UK, and has been the top university in the northwest of England for more than a decade. It is consistently ranked in the top 15 in all three major UK league tables: the Guardian University Guide, the Complete University Guide, and The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide. 


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